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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Gaston is 676. Gaston, Oregon is the 11,936th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Gaston was in 2020, when its population was 679. In 2020, Gaston was the 11,907th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,936th largest city in the US. Gaston is currently 0.4% smaller than it was in 2020.
Gaston has grown 10.0% since the 2000. Gaston, Oregon is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 76% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|11934||Sherman, New York||677||-4.9%|
|11935||Strathmoor Village, Kentucky||677||-2.5%|
|11938||North Chevy Chase, Maryland||676||45.0%|
The total voting age population of Gaston, Oregon, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 378. The voting age population is 52.6% male and 47.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.0% of the residents of Gaston are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Gaston are 94.3% White, 4.9% Two or more races and 0.8% Other. Additionally, 3.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Gaston, 19.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 40.0%. On a per-household basis, 16.6% of families are below the poverty line in Gaston.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.7% of Gaston residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 86.7% of Gaston residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.8% have a bachelor's degree and 1.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Gaston residents aged 5 and older, 0.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Gaston is 0.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Gaston, 12.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Gaston is $58,750.
In Gaston, 59.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.6% of housing units in Gaston.
Of all the housing units in Gaston, 13.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Gaston, 11.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Gaston is $792.
In Gaston, 73.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.